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Welcome to Zone

We help great brands thrive in a digital world by bringing businesses and customers closer together

For us, digital isn’t a channel, but a description of the world we live in. In this world, a single bad customer experience can generate more attention than a brilliant advertising campaign.

That means we can no longer view marketing, customer service and product design as separate disciplines. They all need to work together to create compelling experiences that build better connections between businesses and their customers.

We pride ourselves on gaining a deep understanding of ambitious clients who are undergoing transformation in this digital world, which allows us to create business-driven strategies on their behalf.

That means for Tesco we’re using digital to help millions of kids have a better relationship with food. For Coca-Cola we’re building brand love by creating and distributing content across multiple digital channels.

For Barratt Homes we’ve designed and built a user-centred website that delivers thousands of leads every week. And for Prostate Cancer UK we’ve created an integrated marketing campaign that’s literally helping men keep friendships alive. (One of the many examples from our heritage in the not-for-profit sector.)

How do we do this? We’ve got a team of more than 200 experts in London, Bristol and Cologne. That includes 70 technologists, 60 creatives – journalists, UX designers, video producers and community managers – and 70 strategists, producers and account managers.

With our unique combination of enterprise-level technology skills, creative excellence and strategic insight, we can create and deliver customer-centric experiences relevant to any business.

We’re ambitious, for ourselves and our clients. Where’s your ambition?

We are award-winning

21 award wins, 3 honourable mentions, 52 final spots, 8 nominations pending… all in the past five years

Winner

Two-star accreditation — Best Companies Survey

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Nominated

Design Strategy — Drum Marketing Awards

Online Field Trips (Tesco)

Nominated

Employee Engagement — Brand Republic Digital Awards

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Nominated

Agency Of The Year - 2015 — Brand Republic Digital Awards 2015

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Nominated

Content Marketing — Brand Republic Digital Awards

Online Field Trips (Tesco)

Nominated

Not-for-profit/Public Service — Brand Republic Digital Awards

Keeping Friendships Alive (Prostate Cancer UK)

Nominated

Website — Brand Republic Digital Awards

Girl Effect (Nike Foundation)

Nominated

Retail and E-Commerce — Brand Republic Digital Awards

Online Field Trips (Tesco)

Nominated

Email — Brand Republic Digital Awards

The Friday Fix (BT)

Winner

Best education experience — UK UX awards

Eat Happy Project (Tesco)

Finalist

Best use of social media — DADI awards 2014

Share a Coke

Finalist

Best travel website — DADI awards 2014

Gatwick Airport

Finalist

Best use of email — DADI awards 2014

BT Sport launch

Finalist

Not-for-profit website / campaign — DADI awards 2014

Men United (Prostate Cancer UK)

Finalist

Best digital strategy — Marketing Week Engage Awards 2014

Tesco Food News

Winner

Two Star Accreditation — Best Companies Survey

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Finalist

Not-for-profit / Charities — Webby Awards 2014

The Girl Effect – Voices of 2015 (Nike Foundation)

Winner

Best independent agency - 2014 — The Drum New Year Honours 2014

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Finalist

Best use of social media — Marketing Week Engage Awards 2014

The Big Thank You (Tesco)

Finalist

Best use of digital — Marketing Week Engage Awards 2014

Tesco Food News

Finalist

Best use of social media — Marketing Week Engage Awards 2014

Share a Coke

Winner

B2C Website of the year - 2013: Gatwick Airport — EPiServer Website Awards 2013

Gatwick Airport

Finalist

Social media / Coca-Cola and London 2012 — BIMA Awards 2013

Coca-Cola

Finalist

Education and outreach / The Girl Effect — BIMA Awards 2013

The Girl Effect (Nike Foundation)

Finalist

Community building / Prostate Cancer UK Football League Partnership — BIMA Awards 2013

Football League Partnership (Prostate Cancer UK)

Finalist

Corporate / ICAP Charity Day 2012 — BIMA Awards 2013

ICAP Charity Day 2012

Finalist

Integrated / Prostate Cancer UK Nutcracker Suite — BIMA Awards 2013

Nutcracker Suite (Prostate Cancer UK)

Finalist

Not-for-Profit / Charity Website of Campaign — DADI Awards 2013

Nutcracker Suite (Prostate Cancer UK)

Finalist

Charity and Not for Profit — The Digitals

Prostate Cancer UK

Finalist and Official Honoree

Charitable Organisations and Non Profit — The 17th Annual Webby Awards 2013

girleffect.org (Nike Foundation)

Finalist

Education — The 17th Annual Webby Awards 2013

girleffect.org (Nike Foundation)

Finalist

New Brand — The Marketing Society Awards for Excellence 2013

Organic Milk Suppliers Cooperative

Finalist

Agency of the year 2013 — The Rev Awards

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Finalist

Not-for-profit/Charities/Public sector — The Rev Awards

Prostate Cancer UK

Finalist

Data Strategy Awards 2013 — Entertainment and Gaming

BT Vision

Winner

Best Digital Content Solution (not-for-profit / charities) — International Content Marketing Awards 2012

Prostate Cancer UK

Winner

Best Use of Digital Media — Third Sector Excellence Awards 2012

Diabetes UK

Winner

Media Campaign — Marketing Week Engage Awards 2012

Channel 4

Winner

Social Media Marketing — The Marketing Society Awards for Excellence 2012

The Pepperhood (Dr Pepper)

Winner

Finance Directors' Award - 2012: Dr Pepper — The Marketing Society Awards for Excellence 2012

The Pepperhood – Finance (Dr Pepper)

Winner

Best SME Marketing — Marketing Society Awards for Excellence 2012

freestyleXtreme

Finalist

Best Digital Content Solution of the Year (consumer) — 2012 International Content Marketing Awards

Malibu VIP

Finalist

Best Content Marketing Solution of the Year (consumer) — International Content Marketing Awards

Coca-Cola

Finalist

Best Digital Content Solution of the Year (Consumer) — International Content Marketing Awards 2012

Life’s a Pitch (BT)

Finalist

Innovation in Direct Mail Marketing — Database Marketing Awards 2012

BT Vision

Finalist

Digital Campaign — Guardian Digital Innovation Awards 2012

MyFarm (The National Trust)

Finalist

Entertainment — New Media Age Effectiveness Awards

Channel 4

Finalist

Best Use of Email — New Media Age Effectiveness Awards 2012

BT Vision

Finalist

Best Use of Consumer Engagement — Revolution Awards 2012

The Pepperhood (Dr Pepper)

Finalist

Best Integrated Marketing Campaign — Revolution Awards 2012

The Pepperhood (Dr Pepper)

Finalist

Best Website — Revolution Awards 2012 – Best Website

Relentless Energy Drink

Finalist

Best Use of Search — Revolution Awards 2012

Life’s a Pitch (BT)

Finalist

Charity and Not-for-Profit — Revolution Awards 2012

MyFarm (The National Trust)

Finalist

Best Digital Team — Digi CorpComms Awards 2012

Coca-Cola

Finalist

Best Charity and Not-for-Profit — Nominet Internet Awards 2012

Diabetes UK

Finalist

Creative Agency of the Year — New Media Age Effectiveness Awards

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Finalist

Agency of the Year — Revolution Awards

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Winner

Best Not-for-Profit Website — APA International Content Marketing Awards

MyFarm (The National Trust)

Winner

Best Not-for-Profit Website — W3 Awards 2011

MyFarm (The National Trust)

Winner

Best Not-for-Profit Website — BIMA Awards 2011

MyFarm (The National Trust)

Finalist

Best Website — Third Sector Excellence Awards

MyFarm (The National Trust)

Finalist

Best Website — Good Web Guide Awards

MyFarm (The National Trust)

Winner

Best Usability and Navigation — W3 Awards 2011

Centrepoint

Special Prize for Effectiveness

Special Prize for Effectiveness — BIMA Awards

Relentless Energy Drink

Finalist

Best Content, Engagement and Blogging — BIMA Awards

Channel 4 Food

Finalist

Editor of the Year — APA International Content Marketing Awards

Amanda Nicolas (Channel 4 Food)

Finalist

Best Digital Solution — APA International Content Marketing Awards

Channel 4 Food

Finalist

Best Digital Solution — APA International Content Marketing Awards

Life’s a Pitch (BT)

Finalist

Best Digital Solution — APA International Content Marketing Awards

Relentless Energy Drink

Finalist

Best Website — CorpComms Awards

Coca-Cola.co.uk

Finalist

Best Research and Insight Project — AOP Awards

Prostate Cancer UK

Finalist

Best Launch Website — AOP Awards

Prostate Cancer UK

Winner

Best Retail Campaign — Revolution Awards

New Look TV

Winner

Best Media — New Media Age Awards

Channel 4 Food

Winner

Best Digital Solution — APA International Content Marketing Awards

New Look TV

Winner

Best Use of Social Media — BIMA Awards 2010

New Look TV

Winner

Best Use of Community — BIMA Awards 2010

New Look TV

Finalist

Marketing Initiative of the Year — Drapers Awards

New Look TV

Finalist

Best Consumer Product — New Media Age Effectiveness Awards

Coca-Cola.co.uk

Finalist

Best Content — BIMA Awards 2010

Coca-Cola.co.uk

Winner

Best Email — New Media Age Effectiveness Awards

Pregnancy eCRM campaign (Mothercare)

Finalist

Best Website — BIMA Awards 2010

Coca-Cola.co.uk

Highly Commended

Best Email Campaign — BIMA Awards 2010

Mothercare

Finalist

Best Use of Email — BIMA Awards 2010

Mothercare

Honoree

Best App — Webby Awards

MyMP

Finalist

Best Website — Third Sector Excellence Awards

MyBnk

Finalist

Best Website — Third Sector Excellence Awards

The National Centre for Social Research

Our international footprint

Zone delivers global ideas with local market expertise through our strategic partnerships with like-minded agencies across the world.

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Europe

  • Zone — London, Bristol, Cologne
  • June 21 — Paris
  • conceptbakery — Cologne
  • Sr Burns — Madrid

Asia

  • Qumin — Shanghai

South America

  • Sr Burns — Lima

North America

  • conceptbakery — Denver